Trenton Mize

Trenton D. Mize, Ph.D., is Assistant Professor of Sociology and core faculty of Advanced Methodologies of the Behavioral, Health, and Social Sciences at Purdue University. 


Mize’s research and teaching focus on categorical data analysis, latent variable modeling, experimental design, and data visualization. 

Mize received a Ph.D. in Sociology and a M.S. in Applied Statistics from Indiana University. His research broadly focuses on (1) applications of social psychological theories of status, identity, and stereotyping to the intersections of gender and sexuality; and (2) methodological research on categorical data analysis, latent variable modeling, and experimental design. His research has appeared in top social science journals including the American Sociological Review, Sociological Methodology, Social Problems, Social Science & Medicine, and Social Science Research.

Mize teaches a variety of courses and seminars on applied statistics and quantitative methodology. Specific topics include categorical data analysis, latent variable modeling, experimental design, data visualization, data management and workflow, missing data, statistical software programming, and survey design.

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